Dr. Atul K Sharma

Dr. Atul K Sharma
Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Chandigarh

MBBS, MS, DNB

Dr. Atul K.Sharma is a highly experienced senior consultant Gastrointestinal Surgeon associated with Alchemist Hospital, Panchkula. He is specialized in Laparoscopic, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeries. Dr. Atul Sharma is the first surgeon to perform Bariatric Surgery in the Armed Forces, he was awarded Ati Vishisht Seva Medal (AVSM) by the president of India on 26th January 2014 for his meritorious and dedicated services to the nation for over 37 years. He has perfected both the conventional and laparoscopic operations for Gallstones, Oesophageal, Gastric, Hepato-biliary and colon-rectal cancer.

Experience

G I Surgeon, Various Hospitals of Armed Forces , Delhi, Kolkata, Lucknow

Specialities

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Bariatric Surgery

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendectomy

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)

Conditions

  • Abdominal Hernia

  • Acute Appendicitis

  • Ampullary Carcinoma

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer

  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula

Expertise

He has perfected both the conventional and laparoscopic operations for Gallstones, oesophageal, gastric, hepato-biliary and colon-rectal cancer.

He was the first surgeon to perform Bariatric (weight -loss) Surgery in the Armed Forces and has a large number of very satisfied and grateful patients on follow-up.

Education

Post doctoral Fellowship G I Surgery, 1996, All India Institue of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Practice Information

Alchemist Hospital, Panchkula

Alchemist Hospital, Panchkula

Sector 21, Panchkula, Haryana - 134116

MON

10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

TUE - FRI

10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

SAT

10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Sharma AK, Singh A. Cholecystectomy through a Mini-laparotomy: A Preliminary report. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 1994, 50: 163-6.
  •  Sharma AK, Arora S, Bindra HS,  Bindra MS. Unusual sites of Gastro-Intestinal Tuberculosis. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 1994, 50: 227-8.
  • Sharma AK. Advances in the management of Hydatid disease of the Liver: A review. Read at the CME Programme, Command Hospital (EC), Calcutta, on 26 February 1994.
  • Sharma AK, Bindra HS. Continuous Monofilament Polyamide [loop] suture in the repair of recurrent and complicated Incisional Hernia. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 1995, 51: 107-9
  • Bindra HS, Sharma AK, Patel PSK, Bindra MS, Mojumder BN. Benign Schwanoma Tail of Pancreas. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 1995, 51: 134-35
  • Singh A, Sharma AK, Bindra HS. Role of Radiology in the Diagnosis of Hydatid Disease of the Liver. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 1995, 51: 255-8
  • Sharma AK, Bindra HS. Closure of High-risk Abdominal Wounds with Continuous Monofilament Polyamide  [Loop] Suture. Indian J Surg 1996; 58: 291-5.
  • Sharma AK, Pande GK, Sahni P, Nundy S. Surgery for Non-Alcoholic Chronic Pancreatitis. World J Surg 1998; 22: 236-40.            
  • Sharma AK. Donor management and organ retrieval: the preferred sequel to brain death. Read at the 2nd International Conference on Trauma & Critical Care, New Delhi, October 1997.
  • Sharma AK, Rangan HK, Choubey RP, Thakur SK, Kumar A. Pitfalls in the management of Mirizzi’s syndrome. Trop Gastroenterol 1998, 19: 72-4.
  • Sharma AK, Rangan HK, Choubey RP. Our first hundred laparoscopic cholecystectomies. Medical Journal Armed Forces of India 1998, 54:185-7.
  • Mukhopadhaya HG, Vorhra LS, Sharma AK, Solanki R, Reddy PS, Chopra GS, Subhas P. Liver resection for metastasis from colorectal cancer. Medical Journal Armed Forces of India 1999, 55: 9-12.
  • Sharma AK, Handa R, Arora M, Kotwal SV. Laparoscopy in the management of the Impalpable Undescended Testis. Presented at the 5th International congress of Tropical Pediatrics, Jaipur, February 1999.
  • Sharma AK, Handa R. Laparoscopic assisted orchiedopexy for the Impalpable Undescended Testis. Read at the 4th Asia Pacific Congress of Minimally Invasive Surgery, New Delhi, February 1999.
  • Sharma AK, Ramdas G. Laparoscopic management of liver cysts. Read at the 4th Asia Pacific Congress of Minimally invasive surgery, New Delhi, February 1999.
  • Sharma AK, Ramdas G. Laparoscopic anterior sling rectopexy for complete prolapse rectum. Read at the IX National Conference of Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenerology, Pondicherry, September 1999.
  • Sharma AK, Rangan HK, Choubey RP. Splenectomy & Lieno-Renal (LR) Shunt for Non-Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension in Children. Ind Pediatr 2000, 37: 422-4.
  • Sharma A K, Gupta V K, Thakur SK, Ramdas G. Transgastric access to a Roux loop hepatico-jejunostomy. Presented at the Annual Conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology, New Delhi, November 2000.
  • Choubey RP, Patnaik PK, Sharma AK, Kapoor S. Hartmann’s procedure revisited. MJAFI, 2001, 57: 39-41.
  • Sharma A K, Ghosh K. Laparoscopic trans-cystic common bile duct stone extraction after magnetic resonance cholangiography. Presented at Annual Conference of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons, Kolkata, 03 February 2002.
  • Sharma AK. Laparoscopic anterior sling rectopexy for complete prolapse rectum. Presented at Annual Conference of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons, Kolkata, 01 February 2002.
  • Sharma Atul, Ghosh K, Sridhar CM, Patel RK, Mohan R. Laparoscopic trans-cystic duct extraction of common bile duct calculi. Presented at Annual Conference of IASG, Hyderabad, September 2002.
  • Sharma AK. Minimal Access Surgery: A Boon. CME on Complications in Surgery. Command Hospital (WC), Chandimandir, September 2003.
  • Sharma AK. How to get out of trouble in the operating room. In CME programme of XVth Annual Conference of Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology PGIMER, Chandigarh, 8 – 11 Sep 2005.
  • Sharma AK. Laparoscopic Management of Common Bile Duct Stones at the Annual Conference of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons at Bangalore on 14 Feb 06.
  • Tiwari N, Magu SK, Ghoshal UC, Sharma AK. Aggressive angiomyxoma of the jejunum: a rare cause of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. Trop Gastroenterol. 2007 Oct-Dec;28 (4):183-5.
  • Nair V, Seth AK, Shidhar CM, Choudhary R, Sharma A, Anand AC. Protien- C deficiency presenting with subacute intestinal obstruction due to mesenteric vein thrombosis. JAPI 2007; 55: 519-21.
  • Narayan S, Saha A, Naidu CS, Ramesh G, Chaterjee J, Nambiar P,  Puri P, Sharma AK. First successful pediatric liver transplant in the Armed Forces. MJAFI 2009; 65: 365-7.
  • Sharma AK. Management of G I Haemorrhage: Surgeons perspective. CME on Emergencies in Clinical Practice, 7 Air Force Hospital, Kanpur, 13-14 Mar 2010.
  • Sharma AK.  Controversies in the management of Gallstones. CME in Controversies in Surgery, AFMC, Pune, 07- 8 Aug 2010.
  • Ati Vashisht Seva Medal by President of India
  • Chief of Army Staff Commendation thrice in 2000, 2008 and 2014
  • Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Surgical Gastroroenterology
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons